A wise word on measuring your spiritual depth from Mark Batterson, Pastor of National Community Church in Washington, D.C.:
But here’s the challenge: the most important dimensions are the most difficult to measure.
It’s easy to measure attendance and giving. But that gives you a two-dimensional perspective. Think of them as length and width. And they aren’t insignificant. But the most important dimension is depth. If you’re a mile wide and an inch deep you might look impressive, when in fact, you’re very shallow. Spiritual depth is the most important dimension and it’s by far the hardest to measure. But it’s the only way to get a three-dimensional perspective.
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